[thelist] Scroll Bars not showing up

Peter-Paul Koch gassinaumasis at hotmail.com
Tue Oct 23 09:16:03 CDT 2001

>I have a page which is composed entirely of Divs, some of which are
>initially hidden. In Netscape, the Scroll bars are not showing up when
>the page loads, even though the hidden content stretches well below the
>fold. Are there any tricks I can use to get them to show up? Is this a
>common problem? Is there a way to force scroll bars to show up?

This is a bug: if an absolutely positioned layer requires the browser window 
to have scrollbars, it nonetheless doesn't have any scrollbars.

The only solution I know is adding a lot of <P>&nbsp;</P>'s to the page so 
that it is always long enough to contain the layers.


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